It was a truly golden day of Olympic Boxing in Riocentro Pavilion 6 on Saturday, with three finals deciding the Rio 2016 Champions in the Women’s Flyweight (51kg), Men’s Bantamweight (56kg) and Men’s Middleweight (75kg) competitions. The first bout of the day saw two experienced athletes going head-to-head, as Britain’s defending Olympic Champion Nicola Adams faced Sarah...
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27 days ago
RIO DE JANEIRO – Robeisy Ramirez of Cuba won his second Olympic boxing gold medal Saturday, claiming a split decision over U.S. bantamweight Shakur Stevenson in a tremendously competitive bout. Nicola Adams also claimed her second Olympic gold for...
Nicola Adams defends her Olympic championship against France's Sarah Ourahmoune.
The British boxer keeps her gold originally won in London at the 2012 Olympic Games.
Cuba’s Julio Cesar La Cruz became the Rio 2016 Olympic Light Heavyweight (81kg) Boxing Champion on Thursday afternoon in Riocentro Pavilion 6 with a unanimous win over Kazakhstan’s Adilbek Niyazymbetov. It was another virtuoso display from the ever-confident La Cruz, who once again launched relentless, rapid-fire rights whilst proving a difficult target to score points against...
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29 days ago
Full women’s world championships daily results: Ireland’s Kellie Harrington & Britain’s Nicola Adams among winners
Day of super semis in Astana as thirteen nations qualify for Women’s World Championship finals and keep hopes of gold alive Thursday’s afternoon session witnessed a brilliant win for Ireland’s Kellie Harrington as she became only the second Irish boxer in history to reach a Women’s World Championship final. The China and Kazakhstan teams dominated their matches, while Bulgaria’s...
Commonwealth Games Round-Up The Commonwealth games' boxing is over after a fine day of exceptional finals, with competitive bouts throughout. There were knockdowns, fouls, fast hands and hard punches with gold medals on the line for all competing. There was joy for some and heartbreak for others, so read on and find out who won what at this years games. Women's Flyweight Nicola...
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